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PublisherR. Armstrong, publicprinter Year1853 Pages479 Possible copyright statusNOT_IN_COPYRIGHT LanguageEnglish Digitizing sponsorGoogle Book from the collections ofHarvard University Collectionamericana NotesAppendixes: A. Meteorology observations.--B. Tables of courses and distances.--C. Mineralogy: Report on the minerals collected, by C.U. Shepard.--D. Geology: Notes upon the specimens of rocks and minerals, by Edward Hitchcock. Remarks upon the general geology of the country traversed, by George G. Shumard.--E. Palæontology: Description of the species of Carboniferous and Cretaceous fossils, by B.F. Shumard.--F. Zoology: Mammals, by R.B. Marcy. Reptiles [and] fishes, by S.F. Baird and C. Girard. Shells, by C.B. Adams and G.G. Shumard. Orthopterous insects, arachnidians, myriapods, by C. Girard.--G. Botany: Description of the plants, by John Torrey.--H. Ethnology: Vocabulary of the Comanches and Wichitas, by R.B. Marcy, with some general remarks by W.W. Turner.